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 for enounce
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Enounce \E*nounce"\, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Enounced; p. pr. &
     vb. n. Enouncing.] [F. ['e]noncer, L. enuntiare; e out +
     nuntiare to announce, fr. nuntius messenger. See Nuncio,
     and cf. Enunciate.]
     1. To announce; to declare; to state, as a proposition or
        argument. --Sir W. Hamilton.
        [1913 Webster]
  
     2. To utter; to articulate.
        [1913 Webster]
  
              The student should be able to enounce these [sounds]
              independently.                        --A. M. Bell.
        [1913 Webster]

From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :

  enounce
      v 1: speak, pronounce, or utter in a certain way; "She
           pronounces French words in a funny way"; "I cannot say `zip
           wire'"; "Can the child sound out this complicated word?"
           [syn: pronounce, articulate, enounce, sound out,
           enunciate, say]

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